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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta, GA, United States - SFO to ATL Last modified: Jun 27, 2016 7:45 PM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Atlanta Last modified: Jun 27, 2016 7:45 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Frontier
SFOATL
Sat 9/24
nonstop
ATLSFO
Wed 9/28
nonstop
$222
Select
American
SFOATL
Wed 10/12
2 stops
ATLSFO
Sat 10/22
2 stops
$306
Select
United
SFOATL
Fri 8/19
1 stop
ATLSFO
Tue 8/23
1 stop
$312
Select
Alaska
SFOATL
Tue 8/9
2 stops
ATLSFO
Wed 8/17
2 stops
$571
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Atlanta (SFO to ATL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Atlanta, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $275.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Atlanta (SFO to ATL)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to Atlanta based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from San Francisco to Atlanta

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from San Francisco to Atlanta should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $407 $316
7-14 days $307 $360
14-21 days $337 $342
21-30 days $307 $333
30-60 days $223 $312
60-90 days $222 $318
90+ days $223 $332

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Atlanta

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from San Francisco to Atlanta.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$267 $316 $223 $323 $245 $222 $325

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Atlanta

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from San Francisco to Atlanta.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June San Francisco Atlanta American 6/28/16 6/29/16 1 $316
July San Francisco Atlanta Frontier 7/9/16 7/13/16 0 $307
August San Francisco Atlanta Frontier 8/17/16 8/20/16 0 $223
September San Francisco Atlanta Frontier 9/24/16 9/28/16 0 $222
October San Francisco Atlanta Frontier 10/5/16 10/12/16 0 $223
November San Francisco Atlanta Frontier 11/2/16 11/12/16 0 $223
December San Francisco Atlanta Frontier 12/10/16 12/17/16 0 $223
January San Francisco Atlanta Frontier 1/27/17 2/3/17 0 $245

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from San Francisco to Atlanta

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from San Francisco to Atlanta.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$571
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$571 $485
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$485 $390
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$390 $390
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$390 $345
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$345

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta (SFO to ATL)

Your San Francisco to Atlanta flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from San Francisco to Atlanta is $387.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Atlanta is $273.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from San Francisco to Atlanta.

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Atlanta
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 8 8 8 8 8 6 8 06:15 23:15
Frontier 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 09:30 09:30
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 10:50 22:22

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta (SFO to ATL)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from San Francisco to Atlanta. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from San Francisco to Atlanta is $169.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Atlanta is $357.

San Francisco to Atlanta Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Atlanta?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Atlanta flight time is 4 hours and 44 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Atlanta?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Atlanta is 2134 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Atlanta?
Answer: There are 72 direct flights from San Francisco to Atlanta.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Atlanta?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 75% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Atlanta.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Atlanta?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Atlanta (SFO to ATL) Number of flights searched: 254Last modified: Jun 27, 2016 7:45 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Francisco to Atlanta with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from San Francisco to Atlanta.

San Francisco to Atlanta
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American ORD X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta CVG X X X X X X X
Frontier - X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United DEN X X X X X X X
Southwest DEN X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco and Atlanta, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $284
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $227
San Francisco to Charlotte American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $377
San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $257
San Francisco to Orlando American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $259
San Francisco to Nashville American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $380
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $117
San Francisco to Birmingham American, Alaska, United $443
San Francisco to Houston American, Alaska, Frontier, United $227
San Francisco to Miami American, Alaska, Frontier, United $265
San Francisco to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $353
San Francisco to Knoxville American, Alaska, Frontier, United $411

Cheap Domestic Flights to Atlanta - ATL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Atlanta American, Alaska, United $199
Oakland to Atlanta American, Alaska, Spirit, United $306
San Jose to Atlanta American, Alaska, United $313
Fresno to Atlanta American, Alaska, United $386
Reno to Atlanta American, Alaska, United $394
Monterey to Atlanta American, Alaska, United $506
San Luis Obispo to Atlanta American, United $465
Redding to Atlanta Alaska, United Check Dates
Modesto to AtlantaCheck Dates
Santa Rosa to Atlanta American, Alaska $718
Chico to AtlantaCheck Dates
San Jose to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $284
Oakland to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $215
Sacramento to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $228
Oakland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $292
San Jose to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $240
Sacramento to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, United $318
Sacramento to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $335
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta, GA, United States, from $222 Round trip from SFO to ATL